Myths and legends of the British
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Courageous and honourable, compassionate and strong, the heroes of British myths and legends remain powerful symbols of national pride. Some mythic figures, such as Beowulf and Robin Hood, need little or no introduction. Other mythological characters, while once popular, may be less familiar to the contemporary reader.
In this evocatively illustrated collection of 16 storie...more
Paperback, 374 pages
Published 1998 by Senate (first published 1910)
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An interesting collection of legends from the British Isles. I was unfamiliar with several of the stories, even the Arthur-era selection. The writing style made it a bit cumbersome to read at times, but it was overall a good book.
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